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High time for cliff diving to make Olympic splash, says Louganis

Apr 19, 2019 - 8:42 PM

Decorated Olympian Greg Louganis believes there’s a possibility the sport could debut in the 2028 Games

LEGEND. Greg Louganis, who has won 4 Olympic gold medals, serves as sports director for the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series. Photo from Red Bull

'Learn who you are' in cliff diving, says world champion

Apr 15, 2019 - 12:10 PM

Jumping off a cliff as high as 90 feet is no easy task, but reigning Red Bull Cliff Diving titlist Gary Hunt says the sport can help in conquering fears

BRILLIANT BRIT. Great Britain's Gary Hunt guns for his sixth Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series title. Photo by Romina Amato/Red Bull Content Pool

Strong start for champs in PH leg of Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series

Apr 14, 2019 - 12:10 AM

Australia's Rhiannan Iffland and Great Britain's Gary Hunt impress with their dives off the majestic cliffs of El Nido, Palawan

DIVE QUEEN. Rhiannan Iffland kicks off her bid for a fourth straight World Series title with a splash. Photo by Delfin Dioquino/Rappler

Fil-Aussie hopes to pave way for more Filipino cliff divers

Apr 13, 2019 - 1:59 PM

Xantheia Pennisi enjoys homecourt advantage as she sees action in the Philippine leg of the 2019 Red Bull Cliff World Series in El Nido, Palawan

PINAY PRIDE. Diver Xantheia Pennisi was born to a Filipino mother from Tarlac. Photo by Delfin Dioquino/Rappler

Fil-Australian cliff diver to compete in world series

Apr 04, 2019 - 5:21 PM

Xantheia Pennisi is Red Bull Cliff Diving world series’ first participant of Filipino descent

REPRESENING PH. Fil-Australian Xantheia Pennisi returns to the Philippines for the 2019 Red Bull Cliff Diving world series. Photo from release

Olympian to officiate PH leg of Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2019

Mar 26, 2019 - 7:29 AM

Greg Louganis, considered the 'greatest American diver,' will continue to serve as sports director for the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series

RARE AIR. Competitors in the 2019 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series will be in legendary companion in Greg Louganis, who won 4 Olympic gold medals. Photo from Red Bull

Sports bits: PH Para bets get boost, GAB issues licenses to pro 3-point shooters

Jul 28, 2018 - 4:45 PM

Here's some good news from the Philippine Paralympic Committee and other roundup of local sports events

 NEW ALLY. Mighty Sports officials (from left) Gen. Melito Mabilin (ret.), Caesar Angelo Wongchuking, and Dr. John Edwin Sy are shown with PPC executive director Dennis Esta, para athletes Edwin Villanueva, Roland Sabido and RufoTablang during the turnover of cash donation.

The week in photos: February 3-9, 2018

Feb 10, 2018 - 1:44 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Russian conceptual artist Andrey Kuzkin performs naked and headlong near the Elbphilharmonie concert hall in Hamburg, northern Germany, on February 8, 2018.The performance was part of the series "The Phenomenon of Nature or 99 Landscapes with Trees". / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Daniel Reinhardt / Germany OUT

Not so fast, Lewis Hamilton warns boy racers

Oct 09, 2017 - 1:26 PM

Hamilton feels old when young racers such as Verstappen loom in his mirrors

POLE POSITION. Elder statesman Lewis Hamilton (C) leads the pack by 59 points and could be crowned champion for the fourth time at the next race in Austin, Texas. Photo by Behrouz Mehri/AFP PHOTO

Hasil Formula 1: Ricciardo tercepat di GP Malaysia

Oct 02, 2016 - 4:41 PM

Pembalap Red Bull Racing Daniel Ricciardo menjadi yang tercepat dalam balapan Formula 1 di Sirkuit Sepang Malaysia

Duo pembalap Red Bull, Daniel Ricciardo dan Max Verstappen, finish di peringkat pertama dan kedua di balapan Formula 1 GP Malaysia di Sirkuit Sepang, pada 2 Oktober 2016. Foto dari Twitter/@F1

Formula 1: Rio Haryanto berharap ulangi kesuksesan di GP Austria

Jun 30, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Rio pernah jadi juara di Sirkuit Red Bull Ring Austria saat balapan bersama tim Campos Racing pada 2015

Pembalap Tim Manor Racing Rio Haryanto berpose di mobilnya usai jumpa pers di Jakarta, 14 Maret 2016. Foto oleh M Agung Rajasa/ANTARA

Red Bull apologizes to Indonesia over offensive ad

Jun 30, 2016 - 4:24 PM

The energy drink manufacturer issues an apology in national newspapers admitting it shot the video at the 9th century Borobudur temple without permission from the appropriate authorities

PARKOUR AT BOROBUDUR. Screen shot from YouTube video.

F1: Max Verstappen becomes youngest ever F1 winner in Spain

May 15, 2016 - 10:11 PM

UPDATED The 18 year old Dutchman showed supreme composure under pressure as he resisted all attacks to claim a memorable victory in only his 24th F1 race

WINNER. Race leader Infiniti Red Bull racing's Belgian-Dutch driver Max Verstappen drives at the Circuit de Catalunya on May 15, 2016 in Montmelo on the outskirts of Barcelona during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix. Tom Gandolfini/AFP

Red Bull Racing uji coba Aeroscreen di FP1 GP Rusia

Apr 29, 2016 - 4:36 PM

Red Bull Racing memutuskan untuk menguji coba Aeroscreen sebagai solusi peranti keselamatan pembalap yang akan digunakan pada 2017

Pembalap tim Red Bull Racing, Daniel Ricciardo, menguji komponen Aeroscreen, pada 29 April 2016. Foto dari Twitter/@F1

Filipino musician accepted to prestigious Paris music workshop

Jun 23, 2015 - 9:30 PM

JP del Mundo is the first from the Philippines to participate in the prestigious Red Bull Music Academy RBMA to be held in Paris

Photo by Deej Fabian from JP del Mundo's Facebook

WATCH: Filipino DJ wins 3rd place in 'Thre3style' world championships

Sep 11, 2014 - 10:21 PM

Watch and listen to DJ Carlo Atendido at work here

DJ to represent PH in 'Thre3style' world championships

Jul 11, 2014 - 12:54 AM

DJ Carlo Atendido from Manila is the first Filipino to represent the country in the competition to be held in Azerbaijan

Former PBA player Gahol dies in car crash

Apr 01, 2014 - 7:17 PM

Bryan Gahol a former Philippines Basketball Association PBA player died in a car crash on Monday night

RIP. Former PBA player Bryan Gahol died in a car wreck Monday night. He was 36

Wakeskating 'stunt' at Banaue Rice Terraces draws ire

Oct 27, 2013 - 1:54 PM

The world heritage property and the local residents should not be exploited says one heritage expert

F1: Vettel, Red Bull eye double coronation

Oct 23, 2013 - 2:10 PM

The 26 year old Red Bull ace needs only to finish among the top five on October 27 to wrap up the drivers championship

FRONTRUNNER. German Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull Racing celebrates after winning the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit in Suzuka, Japan, 13 October 2013. EPA/Diego Azubel

F1: Vettel hot favorite at Singapore Grand Prix

Sep 22, 2013 - 12:19 PM

Formula One s only night race affords a sumptuous spectacle for fans as it snakes through the towering skyscrapers and landmarks of downtown Singapore

VETTEL IN SINGAPORE. Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives into the pitlane during the third practice session of the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix on September 21, 2013. AFP / Manan Vatsyayana

Vettel-Webber rivalry healthy, says Red Bull boss

Apr 12, 2013 - 8:04 PM

Red Bull team principal Christian Homer is quick to say that the rivalry between his drivers Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber is healthy

Vettel move stirs up team orders controversy

Mar 30, 2013 - 2:36 PM

Sebastian Vettel s vanity and single mindedness has cost him many admirers In the memory of most human beings he has been marked as untrustworthy

F1: Dominant Red Bull face championship crisis

Mar 25, 2013 - 2:52 PM

Red Bull faced a pivotal moment in their push for a 4th straight double world title with the team in crisis after Sebastian Vettel defied strict orders in Malaysia

Apologetic Vettel: I f****d up

Mar 24, 2013 - 10:15 PM

After unfairly overtaking Red Bull teammate late in the Malaysian Grand Prix Sebastian Vettel said that he f d up

Vettel grabs pole for Australian GP

Mar 17, 2013 - 9:19 AM

World champion Sebastian Vettel produced a flying last lap to grab the pole for the Australian F1 Grand Prix in Melbourne

LIST: Business personalities who died in 2012

Dec 27, 2012 - 11:57 AM

As we usher in a new year and bid 2012 goodbye we remember several personalities in the business world who passed away this year

Red Bull re-writes rule book on selling a product

Oct 14, 2012 - 2:37 PM

The Austrian company has trodden its own unorthodox path in marketing re writing the rule book on how to sell a product focusing not on taste but on the drink s energy giving properties while projecting an edgy high adrenaline image

RED BULL SKYLINES. Riders will be taking part in a contest in a specially constructed skatepark that covers 1,950 sq ft of space using Paris’ iconic Grand Palais as a backdrop. Screenshot from

THE block party

Jul 12, 2012 - 11:15 AM

Happy go lucky entrepreneurs collaborate with a design inspiration and hold a party to tell the world

MYRENE ACADEMIA AND RAYMUND Marasigan of Sandwich with Caitlin and Mon Punzalan of Team Manila. All photos by Michelle Callanta-Toledo

PBA player Pennisi's flop now a viral hit

Mar 22, 2012 - 12:25 PM

A funny video showing a PBA player s delayed reaction after being hit by a ball is going viral online

Red Bull billionaire dies

Mar 18, 2012 - 11:42 AM

The world s 205th richest man in the world and 3rd in Thailand has died of natural causes